Baker Dormitories: E. B. White's Freshman Dorm

Ithaca Literary Tour

Baker Dormitories: E. B. White's Freshman Dorm

Ithaca, New York 14850, United States

Created By: The History Center in Tompkins County

Point of Interest Details

Children's author E. B. White (1899-1985) spent most of his freshman year at Cornell in 1917-1918 living in the Baker Dormitories on West Campus. Although he spent his first few days in a cramped Sheldon Court room in Collegetown, he quickly relocated to more spacious campus accomodations.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Ithaca Literary Tour


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